Southwest Indiana Clearing a Path for Economic Development with help of EPA Grant

With the help of the EPA, some forgotten properties in Southwest Indiana are receiving a second chance of becoming beautiful and prosperous again. The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded the Economic Development Coalition of Southwest Indiana a $580,000 Brownfields Assessment Grant. The funds will provide help communities to assess contamination areas in designated brownfields…

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SABIC’s Innovate Plastics Makes Major Investments in Southwest Indiana

SABIC’s INNOVATIVE PLASTICS BUSINESS MAKES MAJOR INVESTMENTS TO DRIVE COMPETITIVENESS AND SUSTAINABILITY AT ITS LARGEST U.S. FACILITY Mount Vernon, Indiana/USA– December 3, 2013 SABIC’s Innovative Plastics business today announced two major investments at its largest U.S. facility aimed at further increasing the business’ global competitiveness and sustainability by enhancing the reliability and efficiency of production….

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Posey County Levee Project

Year Awarded: 2013 Entity: Posey County, Ind. Project Location: Posey County, Indiana Purpose of Project: Rehabilitation and Reconstruction of Wabash Levee Unit 5 How the Economic Development Coalition of Southwest Indiana Contributed: Developed, submitted and successfully administered CDBG Funds Total Project Cost: $1,521,786 Amount of Total Project Cost Paid for with Grant Money: $1,509,886

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